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The play “The Cherry Orchard by Anton Chekhov (1860-1904)”, is set in 1900 on a Russian country estate with a mansion, surrounded by a beautiful cherry orchard. Anton Chekhov (1860-1904) today is not necessarily known as a comic poet, but he himself described his plays as comedies. The funny thing here is the helplessness of his protagonists who yearn for a better life, but are unable even to do something for it. They shut themselves from reality and seem so unintentionally funny. Chekhov's tragicomedy The Cherry Orchard describes the sinking of the Russian nobility, whose ...